The table below looks at the statistics for VMware Infrastructure skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware Infrastructure over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
VMware Infrastructure (VI3)
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 47 55 38
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -17
Contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure 18 10 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.73% 1.40% 4.23%
As % of the System Software category 19.15% 17.86% 36.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 18
Median daily rate £400 £450 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +24.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £311 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.00 £43.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-46.51% +44.53%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

System Software Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
94 56 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 14.26% 7.87% 11.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 25 45
Median daily rate £350 £344 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £260 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 5
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.76 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.77% -1.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.75 £11.37 £10.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £22.50 £15.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00

VMware Infrastructure
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing VMware Infrastructure as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

VMware Infrastructure Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Milton Keynes region.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

VMware Infrastructure
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

VMware Infrastructure Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

VMware Infrastructure
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure across the Milton Keynes region.

VMware Infrastructure Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

VMware Infrastructure
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing VMware Infrastructure also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Milton Keynes region with a requirement for VMware Infrastructure.

1 37 (100.00%) VMware
2 28 (75.68%) Windows
3 20 (54.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 18 (48.65%) ITIL
4 18 (48.65%) Microsoft
5 17 (45.95%) Linux
6 16 (43.24%) Red Hat
7 13 (35.14%) Security Cleared
7 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (35.14%) CentOS
7 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (32.43%) Capacity Management
8 12 (32.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (32.43%) Hyper-V
8 12 (32.43%) SC Cleared
8 12 (32.43%) Active Directory
9 11 (29.73%) ITIL V2
9 11 (29.73%) vCloud
9 11 (29.73%) Virtual Machines
10 10 (27.03%) Performance Tuning
10 10 (27.03%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (27.03%) Change Management
11 9 (24.32%) Firewall
11 9 (24.32%) PowerShell
11 9 (24.32%) SCCM
11 9 (24.32%) Cisco
11 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (24.32%) MS Office
11 9 (24.32%) Windows Server
12 8 (21.62%) Docker

VMware Infrastructure
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (16.22%) MS Exchange
2 5 (13.51%) IIS
3 3 (8.11%) Skype for Business
4 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (24.32%) MS Office
2 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.92%) IaaS
2 2 (5.41%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 9 (24.32%) Firewall
2 7 (18.92%) DNS
3 6 (16.22%) DHCP
3 6 (16.22%) SAN
3 6 (16.22%) WAN
4 5 (13.51%) LAN
5 3 (8.11%) BIG-IP
6 2 (5.41%) NAS
6 2 (5.41%) Network Security
7 1 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.70%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (2.70%) Ethernet
7 1 (2.70%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (2.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (2.70%) IPsec
7 1 (2.70%) NetScaler
7 1 (2.70%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (2.70%) SSL
7 1 (2.70%) Wireless
7 1 (2.70%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.70%) Big Data
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MSI
General
1 2 (5.41%) Finance
1 2 (5.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (16.22%) VMware Specialist
2 5 (13.51%) Administrator
2 5 (13.51%) Analyst
2 5 (13.51%) Architect
2 5 (13.51%) Automation Specialist
2 5 (13.51%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (10.81%) Data Centre Specialist
3 4 (10.81%) VMWare Administrator
3 4 (10.81%) Wintel Administrator
3 4 (10.81%) Wintel Analyst
3 4 (10.81%) Wintel Systems Administrator
4 3 (8.11%) Active Directory Analyst
4 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (8.11%) Technical Architect
5 2 (5.41%) EMC Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Messaging Specialist
5 2 (5.41%) Server Specialist
5 2 (5.41%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Clustering
1 7 (18.92%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.11%) Replication
3 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.70%) PKI
3 1 (2.70%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 28 (75.68%) Windows
2 17 (45.95%) Linux
3 13 (35.14%) CentOS
3 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (32.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (24.32%) Windows Server
5 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (10.81%) Unix
7 3 (8.11%) AIX
8 1 (2.70%) Solaris
8 1 (2.70%) Windows 2000
8 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.70%) Windows NT
8 1 (2.70%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) ITIL
2 12 (32.43%) Capacity Management
3 11 (29.73%) ITIL V2
4 10 (27.03%) Change Management
4 10 (27.03%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (16.22%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (16.22%) Virtual Environments
6 3 (8.11%) Incident Management
6 3 (8.11%) Network Design
6 3 (8.11%) Performance Management
6 3 (8.11%) Server Virtualisation
7 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 2 (5.41%) ITIL V3
7 2 (5.41%) ITSM
7 2 (5.41%) Project Management
7 2 (5.41%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (5.41%) Service Management
8 1 (2.70%) Email Filtering
8 1 (2.70%) Presales
8 1 (2.70%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 9 (24.32%) PowerShell
2 3 (8.11%) SQL
3 1 (2.70%) Java
3 1 (2.70%) VB
3 1 (2.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (54.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 13 (35.14%) Security Cleared
3 12 (32.43%) SC Cleared
4 10 (27.03%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (21.62%) DV Cleared
6 5 (13.51%) CCNA
6 5 (13.51%) CCNP
6 5 (13.51%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (13.51%) MCSA
6 5 (13.51%) MCSE
7 2 (5.41%) MCP
7 2 (5.41%) VCP5
8 1 (2.70%) CCA
8 1 (2.70%) CCAA
8 1 (2.70%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (32.43%) Active Directory
1 12 (32.43%) Hyper-V
2 11 (29.73%) vCloud
2 11 (29.73%) Virtual Machines
3 8 (21.62%) Docker
4 6 (16.22%) ISA Server
5 5 (13.51%) Forefront TMG
5 5 (13.51%) UAG
6 4 (10.81%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (8.11%) vSphere
8 2 (5.41%) PowerHA
8 2 (5.41%) VMware ESX
8 2 (5.41%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (5.41%) XenApp
8 2 (5.41%) XenDesktop
9 1 (2.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (2.70%) Terminal Server
9 1 (2.70%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (24.32%) SCCM
2 8 (21.62%) Puppet
2 8 (21.62%) vRealize
3 5 (13.51%) SCOM
4 3 (8.11%) Failover Clustering
4 3 (8.11%) vMotion
5 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (2.70%) AppDNA
6 1 (2.70%) EdgeSight
6 1 (2.70%) FortiGate
6 1 (2.70%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (2.70%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 37 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (48.65%) Microsoft
3 16 (43.24%) Red Hat
4 9 (24.32%) Cisco
5 6 (16.22%) Forcepoint
5 6 (16.22%) HP
6 5 (13.51%) Citrix
6 5 (13.51%) EMC
7 4 (10.81%) CheckPoint
7 4 (10.81%) NetApp
8 3 (8.11%) Blue Coat
8 3 (8.11%) F5
8 3 (8.11%) IBM
8 3 (8.11%) Nimsoft
8 3 (8.11%) Remedy
8 3 (8.11%) Veeam
8 3 (8.11%) Veritas
9 2 (5.41%) Computacenter
9 2 (5.41%) ServiceNow
10 1 (2.70%) Intel Security